Brazilian brothers and sisters of Sion living in Jerusalem celebrated last Thursday (October 12),
Last week, the brothers and sisters of Sion together held a mission in the countryside of Brazil (São Sebastião do Paraíso), in one of the oldest parishes of Sion in Brazil (Nossa Senhora de Sion).
Today, May 6, 2017, brothers and sisters of Sion celebrated the 133rd anniversary of the death of Fr. Alphonse Ratisbonne (one of the founders of the Congregation).
This is a very important week for Brothers and Sisters of Sion, as we have two special days: May 1st was the anniversary of Birth (1814) of Alphonse Ratisbonne and tomorrow (May 6th) is the day when we commemorate his death (1884).
Last Saturday (April 8), Fr. Carlos Vasconcelos, NDS celebrated the Eucharist in the chapel of the Ein Karem Community, commemorating the closing of the canonical year of the International Novitiate of the Sisters of Sion, which was officially concluded on April 4 . There were present contemplative, apostolic sisters, associates, brothers and friends of Sion. Read More
by Sr. Juliana, NDS Just as April begins, we will take a look back over the month of March and what has engaged us here in the Novitiate Community. With the liturgy of Ash Wednesday we began our Lenten time which we lived individually and also communally. It was a spiritual time and we fasted Read More